Past Events

Live Webcast: Iraq After June 30

July 08, 2004 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Middle East Program
Anthony Shadid, 2004 Pulitzer Prize winner, Islamic correspondent for the Washington Post; current visiting Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson Center

Confronting Ethnic Conflict in Africa: Towards a Theoretical Framework of the Conditions for Successful Third Party Intervention

July 07, 2004 // 9:00am10:00am
Africa Program
A presentation by one of the Africa Program's current Africanist Doctoral Candidate Fellows, Jennifer De Maio. Ms. De Maio presented the theoretical framework chapter from her dissertation, and entertained questions.

Islam, Gender, and Reproductive Health: Part 1 of 6

July 07, 2004 // 12:00am
Environmental Change and Security Program
This meeting was the first in a series of six that examines the intersection of reproductive health and gender issues in the Islamic world. This meeting provides an overview of general demographics in the region, and the perspectives of Islam on family planning and contraceptive use.

"One Year of the Transparency Law in Mexico"

July 01, 2004 // 8:30am10:00am
Mexico Institute

Book Launch: Fragments of Grace: My Search for Meaning in the Strife of South Asia

June 30, 2004 // 3:30pm5:00pm
Asia Program
Pamela Constable, Washington Post

The Hard Work of Democracy

June 30, 2004 // 10:00am11:00am
A Director's Forum with Gordon England, Secretary of the U.S. Navy

The Peace Process in Colombia with the Autodefensas Unidas de Colombia-AUC

June 28, 2004 // 11:00am5:30pm
Latin American Program
In July 2003, the government of President Álvaro Uribe took the unprecedented step of opening formal peace talks with the AUC. Although close to 900 paramilitary fighters demobilized last year, issues such as paramilitary involvement in drug trafficking and accountability for human rights abuses have raised controversy in Colombia and abroad. The Wilson Center conference aims to explore key issues in the Government-AUC peace talks, the prospects for an eventual negotiated settlement, and the key challenges ahead. Video of both the Director's Forum and the Panel discussion is available here. Summaries of both the Director's Forum and the Panel discussion are available in the Summary section.

Book Launch-- Northeast Asia's Stunted Regionalism: Bilateral Distrust in the Shadow of Globalization

June 24, 2004 // 3:30pm5:00pm
Asia Program
Gilbert Rozman, Princeton University

Balkan Stability and Security: The Role of International Organizations

June 24, 2004 // 12:00am
Global Europe Program
Policy Forum featuring Ambassador Richard Schifter and Nenad Sebek of the Center for Democracy and Reconciliation in Southeast Europe.

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